Manchester is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 2,143 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Manchester is the 344th largest community in Michigan. Manchester has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Manchester real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Manchester house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Manchester is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Manchester is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Manchester who work in management occupations (15.18%), office and administrative support (13.46%), and sales jobs (8.22%).
Also of interest is that Manchester has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small village, Manchester doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Manchester is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.83% of adults in Manchester have a college degree.
The per capita income in Manchester in 2010 was $26,607, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $106,428 for a family of four. However, Manchester contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Manchester home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Manchester residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Manchester include Irish, English, Polish, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Manchester is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.